Denver weather: Substantial monsoonal moisture, possible mountain flash floods for Friday

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The National Weather Service successful Boulder warns of monsoon conditions making their mode crossed the westbound and impacting Colorado connected Friday. Across the Four Corners, implicit 23 cardinal radical are successful the country of concern, wherever speedy dense rainfall tin fall, flooding low-lying areas and canyons.

Numerous thunderstorms are expected crossed the higher terrain posing a flash flood threat. There volition beryllium amended sum of storms connected the plains contiguous arsenic highs volition again scope the mid to precocious 90s. #COwx

— NWS Boulder (@NWSBoulder) July 23, 2021

Denver volition scope 94 degrees nether mostly sunny skies connected Friday, the NWS forecasts. A breezy time volition person gusts scope arsenic precocious arsenic 25 mph, portion determination volition beryllium a 60% accidental of showers. Thunderstorms are expected to make aft 7 p.m. and could popular up again overnight arsenic temperatures dip to 67 degrees. Possible wide sum of thunderstorms is expected over higher terrain.

The stronger storms tin produce heavy rain, which whitethorn pb to flash flooding successful the Cameron Peak, East Troublesome, Calwood, and Williams Fork pain areas. There’s a flash flood ticker for overmuch of the precocious state successful the cardinal and occidental portions of the state.

The metro country is erstwhile again nether a mediocre aerial prime alert issued for Douglas, Jefferson, Denver, occidental Arapahoe, occidental Adams, Broomfield, Boulder, Larimer, and Weld counties.

⚠Flash Flood Watch⚠ Substantial monsoonal moisture successful Colorado volition make storms that could nutrient flash flooding implicit a ample information of cardinal and occidental Colorado. The ticker is successful effect from 11am to 9pm today. #COwx

— NWS Boulder (@NWSBoulder) July 23, 2021

Slow-moving thunderstorms are expected again this play connected each time with a continued hazard of flash flooding, particularly connected pain scars. The menace of flooding connected the plains volition beryllium greater Sunday.

Downtown Saturday is forecasted to enactment nether 90 degrees for the archetypal clip successful a while, with a precocious of 88 degrees. There’s a 50% accidental of storms passim the day, with 20 mph upwind gusts and a debased of 63 degrees.

There’s a 30% accidental of showers and thunderstorms Sunday afternoon. It volition beryllium mostly sunny, with a precocious of 90 degrees.

Highs could scope 100 degrees aboriginal adjacent week.

There is an elevated menace for flash flooding successful each caller pain country today. Please person a mode to person warnings and person evacuation plans if you volition beryllium successful oregon adjacent a pain country today. Debris flows tin question good extracurricular of the country of heaviest rainfall. #COwx

— NWS Boulder (@NWSBoulder) July 23, 2021

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